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Seminar by Adam Sikora (University of Bufftalo, New York)

Title: TQFT's for complex groups

2013.11.27 | Christine Dilling

Date Fri 09 Oct
Time 10:00 11:00
Location Koll.G


We discuss relations between the Jones polynomial of a knot K and the topology of S^3-K inspired by works of Habiro and Garoufalidis-Le. The motivation for our work is an attempt to construct a TQFT for complex groups. Its existence was postulated by Witten.